MCSA 20162018-08-25T13:37:12+00:00

Windows Server 2016

Installing and configuring windows server 2016.

  • Introducing windows server 2016
  • History of Server Operating System
  • Editions of Windows Server 2016
  • Requirements to install Windows Server 2016
  • Installing windows server 2016
  • Configuring windows server 2016
  • Introduction to Nano Server

Installing and Configuring Hyper-V and Virtual Machines

  • Overview of Hyper-V
  • Installing Hyper-V
  • Configuring storage on Hyper-V host servers
  • Configuring networking on Hyper-V host servers
  • Configuring Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Managing Hyper-V virtual machines
  • Configuring Virtual Hard Disks
  • Configuring Virtual Switches
  • Nested Virtualization
  • Clone Virtual machines.

Installing and Configuring Domain Controllers (DCs)

  • IP Addressing (IPv4 & IPv6)
  • Client/Server Architecture
  • Introduction to Active Directory
  • Features of Active Directory
  • Installing Active Directory Domain Controller

Clients, Member Servers, User Management

  • Configuring Clients & Member Servers
  • Creating Users in ADDS
  • Password Policies
  • Account Lockout Policies
  • Allow Log On Locally
  • User Properties

Organizational Unit & Distributed File System

  • Permissions (Security & Sharing)
  • Creating Organizational Units
  • Delegating Control to a User
  • Groups
  • DFS Namespaces
  • Overview of DFS Replica

Structures of Active Directory

  • Configuring Additional Domain Controller
  • Tree Structure – Child Domain
  • Forest Structure – Tree Domain

Operation Masters

  • Transferring Operation Masters
  • Seizing Operation Master

Group Policies

  • User & Computer Policies
  • Scopes of Policies – OU, Domain & Sites
  • Software Deployment
  • Scripts, Folder Redirection
  • Group Policy Preferences
  • Auditing

Active Directory Trust

  • Introduction to Active Directory Trust Relationship
  • Categories, Directions & Types of Trusts
  • Functional Levels
  • Configuring Forest Trusts
  • Active Directory Recycle Bin

Read Only Domain Controller & Sites

  • Active Directory Partitions
  • Configuring Global Catalog Servers
  • Configuring Sites, Sitelinks
  • Configuring RODC using Install from Media (IFM)

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)

  • Installing DHCP Service
  • Authorizing DHCP Server
  • Creating Scopes (IPv4 & IPv6)
  • Reservations
  • DHCP Backup
  • DHCP Failover on IPv4

Domain Naming System (DNS) using IPv4 & IPv6

  • Introduction to DNS
  • DNS Naming Hierarchy
  • Types of Lookups
  • Types of Zones
  • Types of DNS Records
  • Forwarders
  • Dynamic Updates
  • DNS Policies
  • DNS Security (DNSSEC)

Windows Deployment Services (WDS)

  • Introduction & Configuration of WDS Server
  • Attended & Unattended Installation

Storage Management

  • Storage Types
  • Introduction to Storage Spaces & Storage Pools
  • Configuring Simple Volume (RAID-0)
  • Configuring Mirrored Volume (RAID-1)
  • Configuring Parity Volume (RAID-5)
  • Introduction to ISNS (Internet Storage Name Service) & MPIO (Multipath Input/Output)

Routing & Remote Access Services (RRAS)

  • Configuring Static Routes on IPv4 & IPv6
  • NAT, DHCP Relay Agent
  • VPN & Direct Access

Failover Clustering

  • Configuring High Availability on Virtual Machines
  •  Containers, Dockers.

Implementing Data Deduplication

Earning an MCSA: Windows Server 2016 certification qualifies you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or as a computer network specialist, and it is the first step on your path to becoming a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE).

This learning path will prepare you for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2016 certification. Learn about the installation, storage, and computer features on Microsoft’s latest server operating system, as well as basic networking and identity features of Windows Server 2016.

The courses in this path map to the exam objectives for exams 70-740, 70-741, and 70-742.
For more information on this certification, visit